Gilbert of Hoyland

(d. 1172)

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(d. 1172) Abbot of Swineshead, near Hoyland (Lincolnshire) and best known for his biblical mysticism and exegesis.

Gilbert preached forty-eight sermons on the Canticle, continuing where Bernard of Clairvaux’s sermon series left off.


Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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